010 and 018 Treatment System Upgrade


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley)
Document Title
010 and 018 Treatment System Upgrade
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Upgrade of treatment system designed to address acid rock discharge (ARD) from the Upper Windy Camp portal (018) and add sufficient capacity to address ARD from the Lower Windy Camp or Balaklala portal (010) in the West Squaw Creek Mining District above Shasta Lake in Shasta County. These activities are being conducted in accordance with Waste Discharge Requirements Order No. R5-2002-153 (NPDES CA0081876) and Cease and Desist Order No. R5-2002-154 issued by the RWQCB. Activities to control ARD have been ongoing since 1978.

Contact Information
Phil Woodward
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 5 (Central Valley)
415 Knollcrest Drive, Suite 100
Redding, CA 96002

Phone : (530) 224-4845



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
Minor action to eliminate the release of hazardous material to the environment.

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